Home destroyed in early morning fire in Iola area

The family got out but a dog died in the fire.
Updated: Jun. 22, 2021 at 1:33 PM CDT
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IOLA, Texas (KBTX) - A home near Iola was destroyed overnight sue to a fire. According to the Volunteer Fire Department, firefighters were called to the house on Bluebonnet Lane after 3 a.m.

The residents inside were able to get out safely, but we’re told that a dog did die in that fire. Firefighters said it took more than an hour to contain the fire.

It’s not known yet the exact cause of the fire but volunteer firefighters believe it could have been due to lighting after storms came through the area.

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